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Commercial Driver Training Class G to AZ Tractor Trailer


Certificate of Completion


Program Code: 85411

Program Overview

This program exceeds the Ministry of Transportation training requirement.

Learn how to drive a tractor trailer and earn your Ontario AZ licence in a program designed by experienced trucking professionals.

Humber College graduates of the AZ program have a 96% employment rate. The program provides the opportunity to work as a driver in a variety of settings:

  • Cross-Border
  • Long-Haul
  • Tank Hauling
  • Fuel Hauler
  • Flatbed
  • Heavy Haul
  • Dry Van
  • Shunt Trunk
  • LTL (Less than Load)

Transportation companies across the GTA look to Humber as a leading source of potential employees, with many sending current employees to Humber for Tractor-trailer training.

The Humber Transportation Training Center, ETS Building, 30 Carrier Drive, Toronto M9W 4T7. 

At Humber, you learn from instructors who have years of experience in the field, with modern vehicles. 

Learn everything you need to know about this high-demand career, including safety regulations, fuel-efficient driving, traffic, road management, and more.

The program consists of three components and takes seven weeks to complete.

  1. 'Z' Air Brake Endorsement - TRUK 121
    This course is scheduled over three days, two days of theory in the classroom with a 45 minute practical test by appointment on the third day.
  2. ‘A’ Tractor-Trailer Operator Theory - TRUK 150
    This 44 hour theory class  examines topics that include but may not be limited to the following: 
    • Highway Traffic Act and Regulations

    • Rules of the Road

    • Workplace Safety

    • Hours of Service

    • Log Book

    • Impaired Driving

    • Border Crossing

    • CVOR

  3. Tractor Trailer In-Vehicle Training - TRUK 101
    80 hours of 1:1 in-cab training, students are trained in 2021 Kenworth T680 tandem axle tractors equipped with automatic transmission.

The full fee for the program is $9,799 (course and program fees may be subject to change).

A Humber Certificate of Completion will be issued after successfully completing the program. 

Free employment services for all Humber students

  • Connecting job-seekers to employers
  • One-on-one career advising
  • Peer Resume Tutors for new AZ/DZ Drivers
  • Interview preparation and techniques

Our Career and Student Success Advisors will work with you to build your career pathways. Visit the Career Services website for more information careers.humber.ca/career-advising.php

Registration and Payments

To register a non-refundable deposit of $645 is required to reserve your seat. In addition, $322 (refundable) for material fees will be charged at the point of registrationThe remaining balance of tuition fees must be paid three weeks before the start of the program. Payments can be made with VISA, MasterCard. For more information please visit https://humber.ca/continuous-professional-learning/help-centre/cpl-portal-guides/learner-guides/learner-portal-overview.html

Step 1: Driver's License and 'A' Knowledge Test

You Must meet the requirements below PRIOR to starting this program.

  • Hold a valid Ontario Class G license.

We RECOMMEND you meet the requirements below PRIOR to starting this program.

  • Have a minimum of 12 months of Canadian driving experience with a Class G2 or G license (not G1).
  • An understanding of English equivalent to an Ontario Grade 10 literacy level.
  • Pass a Ministry of Transportation driver's medical and visual examination.
  • Pass the 'A' Knowledge Test from the Ministry of Transportation.

Note: This program is not recommended for persons that have driven less than 20,000 kilometers in the province of Ontario during the past 12 months. Having less than this experience may result in your inability to meet the course objectives.

Driver's License?

On the first day of class, bring your Driver's License

Remember you will need your CSA approved footwear for Air Brake class and the first day of In-Vehicle training.

Step 2:  Submit Information and Register 

  1. Submit your driver's license information here
  2. Select the Register button in Bundles at the bottom of the page to choose your courses and register

Refunds/Transfers

  • No refund or transfers within three weeks of the start or during the program
  • Requests to transfer must be made in writing and received no later than three weeks prior to the start of your program. Students may transfer one time between courses.
  • Cancelling your program must be done three weeks prior to the start of the program. There is a $645 withholding fee to cancel.

We want to hear from you. If you have any questions or need more information, contact the Transportation Training Centre at 416-675-6622 ext. 5802 or 72122 or truck.info@humber.ca.

 

Please use this link to download General and Student Information

 

Courses

Compulsory

  • TRUK 121: Z Air Brake Endorsement
  • TRUK 150: A Tractor-Trailer Operator Theory
  • TRUK 101: Tractor Trailer In-Vehicle Training

How to Register

You are required to register for each individual course included in a CE program. You can register for a course by selecting it and following the instructions in the “How to Register” box.

Fees

Each CE program is comprised of a series of courses which may all have different fees. You are required to register for each course individually and pay the associated fees. Once you select the course, the fee is displayed in the “How to Register” box.

Contact Information

Association & Professional Programs
CPLEducationSolutions@humber.ca
416.675.6622 ext. 4139

Every attempt is made to ensure that information contained on this website is current and accurate. Humber reserves the right to correct any error or omission, modify or cancel any course, program, fee, timetable or campus location at any time without prior notice or liability to users or any other Person. On October 21, 2019, the Provincial Government of Ontario announced the renaming of the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) to the Ministry of Colleges and Universities (MCU). Both names may appear on this website.

Select information only is included in this printable PDF. For complete program details, refer to humber.ca/programs.

Print/Download Date: October 4, 2022